Kate Walmsley

Kate Walmsley

Kate Walmsley

Design Director, FITCH

Kate Walmsley leads the concept and creation of futuristic retail environments for FITCH's biggest clients including Nestlé and L'Oréal.

Kate is a true design luminary with over 15 years' experience working across various sectors, from Housing right through to Travel Retail and with brands including HSBC, Bloomberg, and Canon International. She specialises in environment and digital experience in retail– with a particular focus on the intersection and opportunity between design and culture.  

Kate attended UCL's The Bartlett School of Architecture, where she received a First-Class Honours with Distinction. She started out as an Urban Designer with Building Design Partnership (BDP), before moving to the Creative industry with roles at Media Zoo and Imagination.

Now based in FITCH's London studio, Kate is responsible for leading its team of 3D designers on innovative retail design projects for a range of international clients. Recent projects include the stunning KitKat Chocolatory flagship in São Paulo, Brazil.